The Judo household returned to Israel for its largest occasion but, the World Judo Masters!
And the locals had been ecstatic!
The President of the IJF Marius Vizer opened the historic occasion, alongside the Mayor of Jerusalem, Moshe Leon and Moshe Ponti, the President of the Israel Judo Affiliation.
They witnessed younger star Shirine Boukli take her largest title but with a intelligent sacrifice method, earlier than taking the time to take a selfie with the native judo followers, giving them a reminiscence they may always remember.
President of the IJF Marius Vizer awarded her the Gold medal
For the -60kg class, Korea’s Lee Harim took on World Medallist Nagayama and ended up standing on prime of the Podium.
In the meantime, Olympic Champion of the beneath 48 class, Krasniqi of Kosovo, defeated Olympic and World Medallist Chelsie Giles at the moment within the beneath 52kg class.
She took the win with a lightning quick o-uchi-gari, securing a momentous 4th Grasp’s title.
IJF Vice President Laszlo Toth awarded the medals.
Dwelling hopes for Gold at the moment, rested on the highly effective shoulders of Baruch Shmailov, and all through the day, he placed on his regular explosive show of Judo, with some completely monumental methods.
Within the remaining, he met French shock package deal Bouba, however the dwelling followers might see no different possibility however Gold for Israel, and the Pais Area Jerusalem erupted for his or her hero, as he grew to become -66kg World Masters Champion.
Unimaginable scenes as Baruch Shmailov, the hero all of them got here for, delivered!
The Mayor of Jerusalem Moshe Leon awarded Shmailov and Israel their Gold medal.
Canadian Fan favorite, Christa Deguchi, ended the 12 months on a excessive, with some unimaginable sacrifice methods! The 2019 World Champion ends 2022 because the World Grasp of the -57kg class.
Vice President of the IJF Siteny Randrianasoloniaiko awarded the medals.
So as to add to the house success of a Gold medal, each the ladies and the remainder of the lads’s workforce gave the native followers a lot to cheer for all through the day.
The Grand Slam in Tel Aviv was all the time an unimaginable cease on the World tour, and the masters has reached new heights.